Sustainability in the heavy lifting industry

Cost efficiency and sustainability, two topics that are frequently discussed in the offshore and maritime industry. There are many developments and innovations going on in this area.

Japan: Silent Naming and Delivering Ceremony of Second ...

  On March 29, 2011, 2,000 unit type pure car carrier S495 was named and delivered. She is the second and the ...

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Spain: Gondan Shipyard Signs Contract with Ostensjo ...

  Gondan shipyard has just signed a new contract with the norwegian shipowner Ostensjo Rederi. This contract ...

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USA: Marinette Marine Corp Wins Contract for Ten More ...

  Marinette Marine Corp. has been awarded a contract for 10 more response boat-mediums from the U.S. Coast ...

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Sri Lanka: Keel Laying Ceremony for MPSV Held at ...

  Colombo Dockyard PLC laid the keel for the construction of the 1st of a series three Multipurpose Platform ...

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STX Finland Inks Contract for Construction of Double ...

  On 8 April 2011, STX Finland Oy and Finferries signed a contract for the construction of a Double Ended ...

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GIE Genavir Centre Tenders Repairs and Maintenance ...

  GIE Genavir Centre Ifremer Bretagne tenders repairs and maintenance works to the oceanographic ship ...

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Europort Istanbul 2011 Boosts Confidence in Recovery Of ...

“Turkey is a promising emerging market thanks to its solid economic development, its size and its geographic ...

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Germany: Meyer Werft Delivers Successfully 71.000gt ...

On 31 March 2011 MEYER WERFT delivered the 71,000-gt club ship AIDAsol to the owner AIDA Cruises. The AIDAsol is ...

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Canada: Prince Rupert Port Authority's New 36 Foot ...

  The Prince Rupert Port Authority’s new 36 foot Patrol Boat is now complete and ready to be launched. ...

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Royal Netherlands Navy Receives New Patrol Vessel

 Under the loud cheers of navy officer-candidates, the new patrol vessel of the Royal Netherlands Navy, the ...

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Indian Shipyards Gets Preference in Orders from Public Sector

  In order to promote the domestic ship building industry, the Directorate General of Shipping has decided ...

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Norway: STX OSV Wins New Contract For Construction of ...

STX OSV Holdings Limited, one of the major global designers and shipbuilders of offshore and specialized vessels, ...

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US Navy Awards BAE Systems Ship Repair to Maintain Six ...

BAE Systems Ship Repair has been awarded a multi-ship, multi-option (MSMO) dry dock contract by the U.S. Navy to ...

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Australia: Austal May Move Additional Operations Offshore

Austal may move some commercial operations outside of its home country of Australia, according to a top official ...

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Poland: Sunreef Yachts Announces New Project AEROYACHT 110

Sunreef Yachts is delighted to announce that it has a new, exciting project in its portfolio – the Aeroyacht 110, a ...

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Canada: ShipConstructor 2011 R2 Released

The latest release of ShipConstructor CAD/CAM software offers performance enhancements and new tools to speed up ...

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USA: San Diego Ship Repair Industry Expects Recovery

San Diego’s slumping ship repair industry will get flooded with contracts if Congress passes a new defense budget ...

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USA: Huntington Ingalls Announces Senior Leadership ...

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. announced the senior leadership team for its Newport News Shipbuilding division ...

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USA: Bayliss Boatworks Starts to Construct 84 Foot Boat

  Bayliss Boatworks this month will begin construction of the 84-foot Orion, the company’s largest ...

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Congresswoman Bordallo Urges Military to Do More Ship ...

  Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo is urging the military to conduct more ship repairs on Guam and in ...

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China: Keel Laying Ceremony for DYNACOMs New Bulk ...

The keel laying ceremony for N299, the 57,000dwt bulk carrier being built for the Greek owner DYNACOM, was held in ...

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PT Palindo Marine Receivs Order from Indonesian Navy ...

National ship-building company PT Palindo Marine Industri located in Batam, Riau Islands province, has received an ...

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